an underskirt, especially one that is full and often trimmed and ruffled and of a decorative fabric.
any skirtlike part or covering.
a flounce or valance fitting around the sides of a bed, couch, or chair, as to conceal the legs.
Informal: Sometimes Offensive. a woman or girl (usually used facetiously).
Informal: Sometimes Offensive. of, relating to, or controlled by women; female; feminine: petticoat government.
In this context a petticoat may be called a waist slip or underskirt (UK) or half slip
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a skirt, now esp. an underskirt often trimmed at the hemline as with lace or ruffles,
worn by women and girls; something resembling a petticoat; Informal a woman ...
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Noun. (plural petticoat governments). Government by women, whether in politics
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pet•ti•coat /ˈpɛtiˌkoʊt/USA pronunciation n. [countable]. Clothinga skirt worn
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